An extraordinary and unique bird that is the only flightless and nocturnal parrot in the world – as well as the heaviest!
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Female kangaroos can determine the sex of their offspring. They can even delay gestation when environmental factors are likely to diminish the chance of young surviving.
No they aren’t rats or kangaroos, despite their name! These cute furry rodents have adapted well to avoid predators and to deal with the scorching heat of their desert home.
Killer whales or orcas are considered to be highly intelligent and curious marine mammals. Despite their name, there have been no recorded human fatalities caused by killer whales in the wild.
The world’s smallest mammal. Tiny and mysterious, we need to know more about these rare flying mammals if we are to prevent their extinction.
Koalas do not drink much water and they get most of their moisture from these leaves. In Aborigine language, the word ‘koala’ means ‘no water’.
Komodo dragons are the largest and heaviest lizards in the world. They have been around for millions of years and are sometimes known as the last living dinosaurs!